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Road to Net Zero: The clock is ticking for financial services leaders

Road to Net Zero: The clock is ticking for financial services leaders

Craig Wellman
04 Jul 2022

The goal is an ambitious one: the government wants to make the UK the world’s first net zero financi...

Sustainable finance, data, and technology: The way forward for a climate resilient future

Sustainable finance, data, and technology: The way forward for a climate resilient future

Hamish Monk
14 Jun 2022

Financial institutions around the globe are increasingly responding to stakeholder demands on sustai...

Money 20/20 EU: How banking will evolve in the conscious consumer age

Money 20/20 EU: How banking will evolve in the conscious consumer age

Emma Kisby
07 Jun 2022

Could we be entering the age of customer-created banking, where conscious consumerism takes centre s...

World Earth Day 2022: How are banks progressing with their afforestation pledges?

World Earth Day 2022: How are banks progressing with their afforestation pledges?

Hamish Monk
22 Apr 2022

In the world of sustainability, planting trees has, arguably, captured the public’s imagination most...

TCFD and the IPCC report: Are we still missing a piece of the net-zero puzzle?

TCFD and the IPCC report: Are we still missing a piece of the net-zero puzzle?

Hamish Monk
08 Apr 2022

It has been a busy week for the world of sustainable finance. The working group three report, as par...

How banks can inspire consumers to make sustainable decisions

How banks can inspire consumers to make sustainable decisions

Níamh Curran
29 Mar 2022

Banks have a crucial role to play in promoting sustainable lifestyles among their customers. Informa...

How should UK FMPs remain compliant with 2022 sustainability regulations?

How should UK FMPs remain compliant with 2022 sustainability regulations?

Hamish Monk
09 Mar 2022

With the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation’s (SFDR) first reference period just around the c...

The Future of ESGTech: Goal 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions

The Future of ESGTech: Goal 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions

Hamish Monk
28 Feb 2022

Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for ...

EU Taxonomy - A gamechanger for Sustainable Finance

EU Taxonomy - A gamechanger for Sustainable Finance

Subramanian Kuppuswami
23 Feb 2022

This article was co-authored by Subramanian Kuppuswami, global head, sustainable banking, finance an...

The Future of ESGTech: Goal 15 - Life on land

The Future of ESGTech: Goal 15 - Life on land

Hamish Monk
22 Feb 2022

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, ...

Banks as ESG partners: ensure cautious corporates don’t get left behind

Banks as ESG partners: ensure cautious corporates don’t get left behind

Mladen Levanic
22 Feb 2022

Commerzbank’s Mladen Levanic, managing director and head of sustainability & ESG Advisory, and W...

4 ways fintech can halt environmental degradation

4 ways fintech can halt environmental degradation

Hamish Monk
21 Feb 2022

Responsible investing is becoming a top industry priority. By incorporating physical and transitiona...